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Roger Goodell Says NFL Wants Everyone To Stand For Anthem, But Won't Force Issue

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell continues to walk a fine line on players kneeling during the national anthem, saying on Wednesday that he and team owners believe “everyone should stand” for it, but that the league is not adopting an ironclad rule on the issue. “We want to make sure we are understanding what the players are talking about” through the ...

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Roger Goodell says NFL believes players should stand during national anthem

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Tuesday that team owners will discuss a plan when they meet next week for dealing with the raging national controversy over players’ protests during the national anthem, adding that while the league respects the right of its players to express their opinions, it believes they should stand during the playing of the anthem. While stopping ...

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Roger Goodell pens letter to NFL teams regarding national anthem protests

The NFL’s national anthem protests have persisted, and NFL owners are getting restless. Between an ongoing feud with President Donald Trump and more and more fans speaking out against the protests that have taken place, the NFL</… CBSSports.com NFL Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Roger Goodell Pens Letter To NFL Teams, Believes 'Everyone Should Stand'

In an effort to end the ongoing debate around standing or kneeling during the national anthem prior to NFL games, Commissioner Roger Goodell wrote a letter to team executives saying the league needs “to move past this controversy” and that a plan for doing so would be discussed at a league meeting next week. Goodell offered no details on the ...

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Watch: Warriors get surprise visit from Roger Federer in China

Federer admits to physical, mental struggles at US Open: ‘It’s better I’m out’ Federer admits to physical, mental struggles at US Open: ‘It’s better I’m out’ atp <time datetime="2017-09-07T06:09:41Z" data-local="time-a… NBA | theScore PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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Jolly Roger! Cutch hits first career grand slam

McCutchen raised both arms as he trotted toward first base and watched his 104.6-mph line drive soar 412 feet, as projected by Statcast™, into the stands. It was, perhaps, a fitting number for the Pirates’ franchise player: 412 is the area code for Pittsburgh. • Grand slams mean 40% off pizza McCutc… MLB News Index PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT ...

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Roger Goodell calls out Donald Trump for making 'divisive comments' about the NFL

It didn’t take long for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell to respond to the controversial comments that Donald Trump made about the NFL during a rally in Alabama on Friday.  During what was supposed to be a stump speech for an Alabama senator running … CBSSports.com NFL Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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40 years since his NHL coaching debut with the Toronto Maple Leafs, Roger Neilson's impact still felt

No one knew what to make of the curly-topped coach when he first walked into Maple Leaf Gardens, carting his workbooks, scads of paper stats and rudimentary electronics. Forty years on, coaches around the world wonder what they’d have done without Roger Neilson. He brought the classroom to the dressing room — math, science and phys ed — yet is ...

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40 years since his NHL coaching debut with the Toronto Maple Leafs, Roger Neilson's impact still felt

No one knew what to make of the curly-topped coach when he first walked into Maple Leaf Gardens, carting his workbooks, scads of paper stats and rudimentary electronics. Forty years on, coaches around the world wonder what they’d have done without Roger Neilson. He brought the classroom to the dressing room — math, science and phys ed — yet is ...

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